Independent Director of the General PartnerMr. Gordon L. Ellis is Independent Director of United States Commodity Funds LLC., the General Partner of United States Heating Oil Fund, LP. He was an independent director of USCF since September 30, 2005 and, as such, serves on the Board of USCF, which acts on behalf of USDHO and the Related Public Funds. He was listed with the CFTC as a Principal of USCF since November 2005. Mr. Ellis was a founder and Chairman of International Absorbents, Inc., a NYSE listed company and the parent company of Absorption Corporationration, since July 1988, President and Chief Executive Officer since November 1996 and a Class I Director of the company since July 1985. Mr. Ellis was also a director of Absorption Corporationration, International Absorbents, Inc.s whollyowned subsidiary which is engaged in developing, manufacturing and marketing a wide range of animal care and industrial absorbent products. International Absorbents and Absorption Corporationrationwere sold to a private investment banking firm in May 2010. Mr. Ellis continues as a director of the privatized firm. Mr. Ellis was chairman and a founder of Polymer Solutions, Inc. from April 1986 to February 2004, a former publiclyheld company that sold all of its assets to a senior coatings manufacturer effective February 3, 2004. Polymer Solutions previously developed and manufactured paints, coatings, stains and primers for wood furniture manufacturers. Mr. Ellis is founder and chairman of Lupaka Gold Corporationration since November 2000, a Toronto Stock Exchange listed company developing a precious metal deposit in South America . Mr. Ellis has his Chartered Directors designation from The Directors College
Age: 69 Director Since 2005 MBAEllis is a professional engineer with an MBA in international finance.